First Weekend Out


I had a great time seeing friends and catching up with them over the first weekend of the year. Having that should be a sign of a great fun for the year ahead.


My Silver Birthday

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It’s my 25th birthday!!  Another year older, hoping to be a much more wiser person to deal with life ahead.

So what was my first day of my 25th year living on earth was like?

I was off-duty but i had to go to HD unit for some lunch treat with my colleagues. I share the same birthdate with Sir Mic so I didn’t have to pay that much for our treat. (It’s Sir Mic’s 28th yearSorry i have to spill that out. Teehee.)

Sir Mic and I dropped by Shopwise to buy leche flan, soft drinks, and rice. We also went around Englis and V. Rama Ave for the viands: Kusina ni Nasing’s liempo and Sr. Pedro’s lechon manok. With the help of Sir Pugz, we also had CNT’s lechon baboy. All the while, our folks were preparing something for us.

Eric getting busy with the centerpiece.

Tissue paper as a decor material is indeed a brilliant idea.

Eric, Nova, and Bembem getting busy.

Gladys, Eric, Rey, and Nikki minding their own stuff.

Gotcha! The very camera-elusive Sir Pugz.

From the looks of his work, he must have worked in a catering services before.

Pump the staple gun hard, Rey.

Eric, Gladys and Mam Tin

And so, what’s this?

Eric and Bembem

The HD ladies minus me.

The Celebrities. Oh, apologies. The Celebrants. 😉

The HD gang.
(standing) Mam Tin, Nova, Nikki, Gladys, Bembem, Kame, Eric
(sitting) me, Sir Mic

It was a memorable birthday because I got share it with this bunch of people dear to my heart. Spending moments like this with them is a real treasure. Our start may have been rough but our journey together has polished us to shine together and unite happily.

Simala Visit (Day 15)

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On the 15th day of my vacation, Dadi, Mama and I had the chance to visit again the Monastery of the Holy Eucharist popularly known as Simala Church in Barangay Lindogon, Simala, Sibonga.

It was on a Monday that we went there. We strategically chose to visit that church not on a Sunday or the 13th day of the month so we can avoid the rush of visiting devotees on these days. This is a very good advice to take if you want to experience more the solemnity of the place.

Below are some of the photos I snapped during our visit.

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